Women Empowerment Cell


Maintaining and strengthening the status of Women.


To create awareness of feminine potential.


  • To create social awareness about the problems of women and in particular regarding gender discrimination.
  • To develop the self confidence of Women.
  • To guide about Women Welfare Laws.
  • To assert the importance of spiritual, economic, social, racial and gender equality.
  • To highlight the importance of health and hygiene.
  • To directs Women’s role in the society. To develop multidisciplinary approach for the overall personality development.
  • To organize seminars, workshops relating to women development.
  • To prevent sexual harassment and to promote general well-being of female students, teaching and non teaching women staff of the College.
  • To provide and maintain a dignified, congenial working environment for women employees  and students, where they can work, study and explore their potential to the fullest.


  • Create social awareness about the problems of women and in particular regarding gender discrimination.
  • Encourage participation of working in the area of women’s development in the activities of the Cell.
  • Organize seminars, workshops for creating general awareness and orientation of students, teachers, and non-teaching staff for their active and sustained participation in the activities of Cell.
  • Organize various types of training programmes and create awareness about self-employment schemes for the encouragement of self-reliance among women.

Roles and Functions:

  • To encourage involvement through academic, cultural and outreach activities such as talks, seminars, workshops, community action, drama, street theatre, poster-making etc.
  • To become a resource centre for women and provide a forum for exchange of ideas.
  • To review safety and security measures for female employees and girl students at Francis Xavier Engineering college campus.
  • The cell intends to bring girl students to the forefront of different activities in the college by offering various facilities and benefits to them. It provides a platform for the female students to explore their co-curricular abilities.